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20:28
20:28

Silverbacks Squad Summoned to Kickoff World Cup Qualifiers Prep 1 1

The summoned players include team captain Jimmy Enabu, Ivan Muhwezi, Fayed Baale, Tonny Drilleba, Titus Odeke, James Okello, Ben Komakech, Peter Obleng, Deng Geu, Mohamed Ghedi Abdihakim, Womala Emmanuel Timothy, Brandon Davies, Eric Rwahire and Robinson Odoch Opong.
20:13
20:13

CID Probes Kidnap of Caretaker Who Refused to Sell Boss' Land 2 3 Top story

Ssekandi, who is the caretaker of 56 acres of land reportedly leased to Eritrean businessman Ezra Ghebrengus, said he was abducted by 10 men on October 25 and detained without any explanation at Kira Road police station. His trouble started in March last year when strangers came in the night and planted bananas on six acres of the land he was protecting.
19:56
19:56

Farmers Still Using Feeds with Antibiotics Additives Despite Ban 5

Steven Kakooza, a Public Health Specialist working with Veterinarians Without Borders (Vétérinaires Sans Frontières)-Germany says already they are in their passive surveillance seeing humans developing resistance to antibiotics that are commonly used in animals. T
19:44
19:44

Delays in Debating NSSF Bill Bothers Workers MP's midterm access 2 1

After the presentation of the Bill, Deputy Speaker Among postponed the debate saying members should first read the report before the debate. Although the matter appeared on the order paper for subsequent days, it never came up for debate until today, when it was listed as business to follow.
18:51
18:51

Stop Disturbing My Decorated Scientist Musenero – Museveni 3 1

The audibly furiously president spent 10 minutes of his speech during the Science, Technology and Innovation exhibition at Kololo Ceremonial Grounds to caution those behind what he termed as an attack on his “decorated scientist”.
18:12
18:12

Shortage of Raltegravir Worries Clients on Third Line HIV Treatment drug stockouts 2

Raltegravir, an integrase inhibitor, is used by people living with HIV that are on third-line treatment. It is administered as a tablet, chewable tablet, and as granules for oral suspension, prescribed for decreasing chances of developing Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) and HIV-related illnesses such as serious infections or cancer.
17:38
17:38

Uganda Railways Junk Locomotives Cost Much more Than New Ones Parliament 4 1 Top story

A team of URC officials led by Managing Director Stanley Sendegeya told the committee that they had initially planned to procure six-year-old locomotives at 36 billion Shillings but they ended up procuring four eight-year-old locomotives at 48 billion shillings.
17:05
17:05

Parliament Names Committee to Probe Musenero, COVID-19 Vaccine Development 1 1

The commitee will be chaired by Ibanda North MP Xavier Kyooma Akampurira. The other members of the committee are Butambala Woman MP Aisha Kabanda, Bukooli Central MP Solomon Silwany, Otuke North MP Paul Omara and Nwoya County MP Tony Awany.
16:50
16:50

No Special Recovery Fund for Education Sector – Finance 1 4

Lugoloobi instead appealed to private institutions of learning to compete for 200 billion Shillings that has been set aside under the Small Businesses Recovery Fund to provide credit to businesses affected by COVID-19.
16:09
16:09

Suspected Nansana Machete Attackers Arrested After 3-Month Hunt Wakiso District 1 1 Top story

According to Police records, the same gang group participated in other robberies in Wamala zone-Nansana on May 18th, 2021 where they raped one of the victims. One of the gang members met his death on July 13th, 2021 at the hand of the mob in another foiled robbery in Kyebando in Kawempe Division.
16:06
16:06

New Data Estimates Children with Disabilities to be 240 Million Globally

The report identified the barriers children with disabilities face to participating fully in their societies and how this often translates to negative health and social outcomes. It shows that children with disabilities are disadvantaged compared to children without disabilities on most measures of child well-being.
15:16
15:16

Micho Anticipates Tough Contest as Uganda Hosts Kenya in Crucial World Cup Qualifier 3 1

The Uganda Cranes received a boost on Tuesday with the arrival of Scottish based inform defender Bevis Mugabi who plays for mother well FC.
12:23
12:23

Kings College Budo Headteacher Patrick Bakka Passes On

Male was the 13th Headteacher of Kings College Budo, one of the oldest schools in Uganda with a legacy spanning 115-years. During his tenure, he was vocal in rallying the school’s alumni (Budonians) to improve the infrastructure of the school and revive its glory, with a new face.
11:39
11:39

Schools in Shambles With Just Weeks to Reopening 10 9 Top story

Due to neglect, many school structures have been vandalized or collapsed. Some of the schools have also lost property such as furniture and solar panels to thieves. In Nakasongola, classrooms and latrines at Lwampanga Roman Catholic, Kabira –Muwunami, Busone, Moone, and Kyebisirye primary schools are submerged.
11:25
11:25

COVID-19 Pandemic Brings Syringe Shortage into Sharp Focus 1 Top story

Based on a scenario where around seven billion people need two doses of coronavirus vaccine between now and 2023, the UN health agency said that a shortage of at least one billion syringes could occur if manufacturing does not pick up.
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